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Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Bivol vs Yarde?
Dmitry Bivol could square off against Anthony Yarde in Summer 2024 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Bivol vs Yarde stats
Dmitry Bivol would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Anthony Yarde would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Yarde would have a massive power advantage over Bivol, boosting at 96% knock out percentage over Bivol's 50%.
Dmitry Bivol is the older man by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Both Dmitry Bivol & Anthony Yarde fight out of an orthodox stance.
Bivol's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Yarde's, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 5 months earlier than Yarde, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 81 more professional rounds, 184 to Yarde's 103.
Dmitry Bivol goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at light heavyweight.
Anthony Yarde is currently ranked number 4 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 4 by the WBO, 7 by the IBF and 4 by the RING in the 175lb division.
Bivol vs Yarde form
Bivol remains undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight, he won against Lyndon Arthur on 23rd December 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had won against Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez on 5th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had beat Canelo Alvarez on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Umar Salamov on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
He had won against Craig Richards on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Anthony Yarde has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Marko Nikolic on 10th February 2024 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney Wick, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jorge Silva on 23rd September 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at Wembley Arena, Wembley.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Artur Beterbiev on 28th January 2023 by knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Light Heavyweight, WBC World Light heavyweight and WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at Wembley Arena, Wembley.
Before that, he had beat Stefani Koykov on 19th November 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Telford International Centre, Telford.
He had won against Lyndon Arthur on 4th December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.
In terms of recent activity, Anthony Yarde has been fighting more than Dmitry Bivol.
Dmitry Bivol last fought 4 months and 16 days ago, while Anthony Yarde's last outing was 2 months and 29 days ago.
Bivol's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.
Yarde's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Bivol vs Yarde?
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|Winner / Verdict
|% of users
|Dmitry Bivol - KO
Based on 1 Prediction